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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L3472 • Samuel Gottlieb Krüger to Carl Linnaeus, 26 November 1764 n.s.
Dated d 26 November 1764. Sent from Helsingør (Denmark) to Uppsala (Sweden). Written in Swedish.

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Samuel Gottlieb KrügerKrüger, Samuel Gottlieb
(d. 1765). Swedish. Consul,
Helsingör, Denmark between
1747-1764. Correspondent of Linnaeus.
writes to Linnaeus to tell him that he has a friend in Copenhagen who would like his son to study in Uppsala and he asks for Linnaeus’s advice. The child is eleven years old and the father would like him to stay in a Professors’ family as a family member. The Professor or tutor will get a generous salary. Krüger asks Linnaeus kindly to send him a prompt answer with information about a suitable Professor or tutor and a suitable starting time.

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a. original holograph (LS, VIII, 299-300). [1] [2] [3]